First Presbyterian Day School

Admissions Policies

  • All incoming students kindergarten through sixth grades will be assessed before final acceptance.
  • Students whose parents are advised or decide to delay kindergarten a year will be guaranteed a spot in the K4 program, with a two-week deadline to accept that placement after the child has been assessed. K3 and K4 students will not be assessed prior to entering FPDS.
  • Applications may only be rolled forward one time; after one time, the process will begin again.
  • For all new students seeking enrollment: K3 through sixth grade enrollment deadline for priority consideration pending availability is October 31 in the following order with a date/ time stamp on each: FPDS staff members, First Presbyterian Church Jackson members, and FPDS siblings (only those who have assessed in for kindergarten or are currently enrolled).
  • An annual enrollment fee is due two weeks after acceptance for all grades K3 through sixth grade.
  • All enrolled families must have a FACTS account setup for all tuition and incidental payments.
  • The application process for financial aid will be open February 1 through April 15 each year. Financial aid is not available for K3 and K4 preschool students. Applicants will be notified of aid awarded via U.S. mail in mid-May. All applications must be submitted through FACTS.